Bachelor of Dentistry

Batterjee Medical College
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Qualification
Bachelor's Degree
Study mode
Full-time
Duration
7 years
Intakes
August
Total tuition fee (local)
USD 19,268
Total tuition fee (foreign)
USD 19,268

About this course

BMC’s Dentistry Program was established in 2007 and is fully committed to provide students with the best educational services both theoretical and clinical.

BMC’s Dentistry Program was established in 2007 and is fully committed to provide students with the best educational services both theoretical and clinical.  

The study in dentistry program is seven years in total, designed as follows; one foundation year, five successive years and a final internship year. 

Entry Requirements

Requirements for Saudi High School Graduates (Saudi Curriculum):
- Applicant must have high school certificate in science.
- High school certificate must not be older than 5 years. 
- Applicant must have Qudrat and Tahsili results.

Requirements for International High School Graduates (International Curriculum):
- Applicant must have high school certificate with science subjects attested by the concerned ministries.
- For British curriculum: “O level” transcript must include the following subjects: Biology, Chemistry, Mathematic, Physics and English. ”AS/A level” transcript must include 2 subjects Biology & Chemistry/Physics 
- High school certificate must not be older than 5 years.

Notes:
- High school applicants will join Preparatory Year. After that they will be accepted in the program based on their choices, merit and availability of seats.
- There is no Preparatory Year for Health Administration program.

Requirements for Transfer Applicants from Other Colleges and Universities:
Transfer students from other colleges or universities can apply to any Bachelor’s degree program at BMC.

Requirements:
- High school certificate.
- Academic transcript.
- Course specification for completed subjects by applicant.

Requirements for bridging applicants:
BMC accepts applicants with diplomas in all programs except Medicine program.
Bridging applicants can only join the programs in which they have earned their previous diplomas. 
Applicants having diploma of 3 years or more may join from the 3rd year of program.
Applicants having diploma less than 3 years may join from the 2nd year of program.

Documents required:
- High school certificate.
- Certificate and transcripts of earned diploma.    
- Certificate of Professional Accreditation from Saudi Commission for Health Specialties (with valid date).
- No objection letter from the applicant employer (if the applicant is working).

TOEFL, ILETS or STEP scores as indicated in the following table:
1. TOEFL Paper-based Test  --  113
2. TOEFL Internet-based Test (IBT)  --  30
3. IELTS Exam  --  3.5
4. STEP  --  67

 

Curriculum

1. Preparatory Year

2. Second Year

  • Dental Anatomy & Occlusion   
  • Anatomy, Histology & Embryology  I 
  • Physiology I
  • Dental Biomaterial I
  • Biochemistry I
  • Introduction to Clinical Dentistry
  • Dental Anatomy & Occlusion  
  • Anatomy, Histology & Embryology  II
  • Physiology   II
  • Dental Biomaterial II
  • Biochemistry II

3. Third Year

  • General Pathology I
  • Microbiology & Immunology I
  • Pharmacology I
  • Dental Biomaterial III
  • Diagnostic Oral Radiology  
  • Oral Biology 
  • General Pathology II
  • Microbiology & Immunology II
  • Pharmacology II
  • Operative Dentistry I
  • Diagnostic Oral Radiology  
  • Oral Biology 
  • Dental Research Methodology 

4. Fourth Year

  • General Medicine 
  • Oral Pathology 
  • Operative Dentistry II
  • Removable Prosthodontics I
  • Endodontics I
  • Fixed Prosthodontics I
  • Pain Control & Local Anesthesia
  • General Surgery 
  • Oral Pathology
  • Operative Dentistry II
  • Removable Prosthodontics II
  • Endodontics  I
  • Fixed Prosthodontics I
  • Oral Diagnosis
  • Periodontology I

5. Fifth Year

  • Oral Medicine 
  • Oral Surgery I        
  • Pediatric Dentistry I   
  • Operative Dentistry III
  • Removable Prosthodontics III
  • Endodontics   II
  • Fixed Prosthodontics II
  • Introduction to Implantology 
  • Periodontology II
  • Oral Medicine 
  • Oral Surgery  I       
  • Pediatric Dentistry I  
  • Operative Dentistry III
  • Removable Prosthodontics IV
  • Endodontics II
  • Fixed Prosthodontics II
  • Orthodontics I
  • Periodontology II

6. Sixth Year: Internship

  • Community Dental Practice I    
  • Oral Surgery II
  • Pediatric Dentistry II
  • Orthodontics II
  • Comprehensive Care Clinics (Adult & Geriatric)  I
  • Community Dental Practice I  
  • Oral Surgery II
  • Pediatric Dentistry II
  • Orthodontics II
  • Comprehensive Care Clinics (Adult & Geriatric) I
     

 

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